Mr Paul Thomas
Consultant General Surgeon
I have 20 years' experience as a consultant general, vascular and endocrine surgeon. I have a major interest in thyroid and parathyroid surgery and hold joint clinics with an endocrinologist attending the head and neck MDT.
I am the main provider of varicose vein surgery at Epsom and St Helier Hospitals, offering open and endovenous surgery. My masters thesis was on the diagnosis and management of venous disease. I have extensive experience on arterial and venous diagnostics including duplex scanning in the assessment of patients with leg pain.
I have 20 years' experience of treating patients with sclerotherapy. I have extensive experience in both open and laparoscopic hernia surgery, which is the focus of my surgical training in Malawi in my role as medical director of AMECA (www.ameca.org.uk).
I am surgical lead for thyroid surgery at Epsom, St Helier and St Peter's Hospitals, performing 100 thyroids/parathyroids per year, with outcomes published on BAETS database.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Paul Thomas at Spire include:
Spire St Anthony's Hospital is only able to provide Covid-19 tests to patients undergoing surgery at our hospital. Covid-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service.